Red Rock Elementary
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Local Attractions

There are many beautiful places to visit in the southwest desert. We encourage you to stop by these fascinating destinations if you have some free time.

Picacho Peak State Park

Hike Picacho Peak for amazing views of the desert vistas below. It is also the site of Picacho Pass, the area where the only Civil War battle in Arizona occurred. There are many trails, picnic places, and a visitor center for you to enjoy.

Casa Grande Ruins

Visit the ruins of an ancient farming community built by the Hohokam Indians. Declared a national monument in 1918, this area was the nation’s first archaeological reserve. Check out the site for park hours, entrance fees, and available programs.